Reached No. 3 on Billboard 200 chart with twelfth studio album Old Ideas
Received a lifetime achievement Grammy Award
Album of live performances Songs from the Road released
Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Made musical comeback with 10th studio album Ten New Songs
Three tracks from 1992 album The Future "Waiting for the Miracle," "The Future," and "Anthem" featured in Oliver Stone's "Natural Born Killers"
Jeff Buckley's cover of "Hallelujah" included in late singer's only complete album Grace
Retreated to the Mt. Baldy Zen Center near Los Angeles, CA for five-year seclusion
First cover of "Hallelujah," recorded by Welsh singer John Cale, featured in tribute album I'm Your Fan: The Songs of Leonard Cohen
Guest starred on NBC's "Miami Vice"
Co-wrote screenplay and soundtrack to musical fantasy film Night Magic with Lewis Furey
Released Various Positions, which included signature track "Hallelujah"
First live album, Live Songs: Leonard Cohen
Released Songs of Love and Hate; featured the singles "Avalanche" and "Famous Blue Raincoat"
Sophomore album Songs from a Room featured single "Bird on a Wire"
Released debut album Songs Of Leonard Cohen
Made musical performing debut at Newport Folk Festival
Made acting debut in drama feature "The Ernie Game"
Penned "Suzanne" and "Dress Rehearsal Rag" for folk singer Judy Collins' album In My Life
Wrote first novel The Favourite Game
Published first book of poetry Let Us Compare Mythologies